The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 39 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 310 170 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.42% 3.16% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.69% 3.27% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 253 149 154
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,750 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5445 5192 5364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.23% 96.60% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4576 4567 4639
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Architect
England

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region.

Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +55 114 £52,500 -4.54% 11
Wiltshire +11 86 £60,000 -1.63% 9
Gloucestershire +29 40 £50,500 -30.34% 6
Somerset +2 40 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Dorset -20 15 £70,000 +29.62% 3
Devon - 9 £55,000 -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 152 (27.99%) Finance
2 123 (22.65%) Microsoft
3 116 (21.36%) Java
4 111 (20.44%) .NET
5 100 (18.42%) SOA
6 80 (14.73%) ITIL
7 73 (13.44%) Oracle
7 73 (13.44%) Windows
8 70 (12.89%) Degree
9 69 (12.71%) TOGAF
10 65 (11.97%) SQL Server
11 59 (10.87%) VMware
12 57 (10.50%) Enterprise Architecture
13 55 (10.13%) MS Excel
14 54 (9.94%) Relational Database
15 53 (9.76%) C#
15 53 (9.76%) Security Cleared
16 51 (9.39%) Project Management
17 50 (9.21%) Telecoms
18 49 (9.02%) Scrum
19 48 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
20 47 (8.66%) Technical Architecture
20 47 (8.66%) SQL
20 47 (8.66%) ASP.NET
21 43 (7.92%) SAP
21 43 (7.92%) Citrix
22 42 (7.73%) SC Cleared
22 42 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure
23 41 (7.55%) Information Management
23 41 (7.55%) IBM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.50%) WebLogic
3 18 (3.31%) MS Exchange
4 16 (2.95%) IIS
5 15 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (2.39%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.03%) WebSphere
9 10 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2000
11 8 (1.47%) MS Project Server
11 8 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (1.47%) SAS
11 8 (1.47%) Apache Pig
12 7 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (1.29%) Apache ServiceMix
13 6 (1.10%) Apache
13 6 (1.10%) Lync
14 5 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 55 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.68%) MS Office
3 18 (3.31%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.66%) SAP MDM
2 8 (1.47%) SAP CO
2 8 (1.47%) SAP BPC
2 8 (1.47%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (1.47%) SAP FI
3 6 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.10%) SAP Retail
4 4 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.55%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.55%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.55%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.37%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.18%) Maximo
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.92%) SaaS
4 3 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.18%) IaaS
5 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.50%) WAN
2 17 (3.13%) Firewall
3 16 (2.95%) LAN
4 14 (2.58%) Ethernet
5 11 (2.03%) 4G
5 11 (2.03%) LTE
5 11 (2.03%) Network Security
6 9 (1.66%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.66%) Intranet
7 8 (1.47%) SAN
7 8 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (1.29%) Wireless
9 6 (1.10%) iSCSI
9 6 (1.10%) Internet
9 6 (1.10%) 3GPP
10 5 (0.92%) VPN
11 4 (0.74%) VLAN
12 3 (0.55%) VoLTE
12 3 (0.55%) MPLS
12 3 (0.55%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 54 (9.94%) Relational Database
3 27 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (4.42%) MySQL
5 16 (2.95%) Big Data
6 14 (2.58%) Hadoop
7 10 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (1.66%) IBM InfoSphere
8 9 (1.66%) SAP BW
8 9 (1.66%) SAP BI
8 9 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.47%) DB2
9 8 (1.47%) SAP HANA
10 6 (1.10%) Hazelcast
11 5 (0.92%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.92%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (2.39%) Maven
2 12 (2.21%) Jenkins
3 11 (2.03%) MSI
4 9 (1.66%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.66%) Axure RP
5 6 (1.10%) Rational Rose
5 6 (1.10%) JUnit
6 5 (0.92%) JDeveloper
7 4 (0.74%) Selenium
7 4 (0.74%) Ant
7 4 (0.74%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (0.37%) Subversion
8 2 (0.37%) EasyMock
8 2 (0.37%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.18%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 152 (27.99%) Finance
2 50 (9.21%) Telecoms
3 36 (6.63%) Legal
4 34 (6.26%) Banking
5 31 (5.71%) Marketing
6 21 (3.87%) Military
7 16 (2.95%) Retail
7 16 (2.95%) Local Government
7 16 (2.95%) Advertising
7 16 (2.95%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (2.03%) Law
9 8 (1.47%) Multimedia
9 8 (1.47%) Automotive
10 7 (1.29%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.74%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.74%) Electronics
12 2 (0.37%) Back Office
12 2 (0.37%) Publishing
13 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (20.44%) .NET
2 47 (8.66%) ASP.NET
3 37 (6.81%) Web Services
4 30 (5.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (5.52%) HTML
5 28 (5.16%) Middleware
6 24 (4.42%) Spring
7 19 (3.50%) CSS
8 17 (3.13%) XML
9 14 (2.58%) .NET Framework
9 14 (2.58%) Hibernate
9 14 (2.58%) J2EE
10 13 (2.39%) SOAP
10 13 (2.39%) HTML5
11 10 (1.84%) jQuery
11 10 (1.84%) REST
12 8 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 7 (1.29%) OSGi
13 7 (1.29%) JSP
13 7 (1.29%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.60%) Management Information System
2 24 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (4.24%) Data Integration
3 23 (4.24%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.50%) Open Source
5 17 (3.13%) Reference Data
6 13 (2.39%) Visualisation
6 13 (2.39%) Mathematics
6 13 (2.39%) Human Factors
7 11 (2.03%) Clustering
8 10 (1.84%) N-Tier
8 10 (1.84%) Digital Media
9 9 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.66%) GIS
10 8 (1.47%) Wiki
11 7 (1.29%) Replication
12 6 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (1.10%) BBC
13 4 (0.74%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.37%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 73 (13.44%) Windows
2 23 (4.24%) Linux
3 12 (2.21%) UNIX
4 10 (1.84%) Solaris
5 9 (1.66%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.55%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.55%) Android
9 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.37%) AIX
9 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (18.42%) SOA
2 80 (14.73%) ITIL
3 69 (12.71%) TOGAF
4 57 (10.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 51 (9.39%) Project Management
6 49 (9.02%) Scrum
7 48 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (8.66%) Technical Architecture
9 41 (7.55%) Information Management
10 40 (7.37%) Data Modelling
11 36 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
12 33 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (5.71%) Business Analysis
14 30 (5.52%) MVC
15 28 (5.16%) Data Management
16 27 (4.97%) Stakeholder Management
17 26 (4.79%) OO
18 25 (4.60%) UML
19 21 (3.87%) Network Design
20 20 (3.68%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 116 (21.36%) Java
2 53 (9.76%) C#
3 47 (8.66%) SQL
4 22 (4.05%) JavaScript
5 17 (3.13%) PHP
6 13 (2.39%) PowerShell
7 11 (2.03%) C++
8 8 (1.47%) Scala
8 8 (1.47%) Python
8 8 (1.47%) C
9 6 (1.10%) Ruby
9 6 (1.10%) Groovy
10 4 (0.74%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.55%) VB
11 3 (0.55%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 70 (12.89%) Degree
2 53 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 42 (7.73%) SC Cleared
4 25 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (4.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 19 (3.50%) HP ASE
6 16 (2.95%) MCP
6 16 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.84%) MCSE
8 9 (1.66%) CCIE
8 9 (1.66%) CCNP
8 9 (1.66%) MCTS
9 8 (1.47%) SAP Certification
10 7 (1.29%) CISSP
10 7 (1.29%) HP MASE
10 7 (1.29%) MCITP
11 6 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.92%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.74%) CITP
13 4 (0.74%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.89%) COBIT
2 22 (4.05%) Data Quality
3 13 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.47%) QA
5 4 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.55%) COREP
6 3 (0.55%) FINREP
7 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (4.24%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.76%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.66%) XenApp
5 8 (1.47%) SAP ITS
5 8 (1.47%) VMware ESX
6 7 (1.29%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.55%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.37%) vSphere
8 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.18%) NFS
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (2.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.74%) SCOM
3 3 (0.55%) SCCM
4 2 (0.37%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.37%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.37%) Nagios
5 1 (0.18%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.18%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.18%) MOM
5 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 123 (22.65%) Microsoft
2 73 (13.44%) Oracle
3 59 (10.87%) VMware
4 43 (7.92%) SAP
4 43 (7.92%) Citrix
5 41 (7.55%) IBM
6 36 (6.63%) Cisco
7 32 (5.89%) HP
8 23 (4.24%) JBoss
9 17 (3.13%) Symantec
10 15 (2.76%) Altiris
11 12 (2.21%) Business Objects
12 11 (2.03%) LANDesk
13 10 (1.84%) Teradata
13 10 (1.84%) TIBCO
14 9 (1.66%) Dell
14 9 (1.66%) NetApp
14 9 (1.66%) Adobe
15 7 (1.29%) F5
16 6 (1.10%) 3PAR
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £58000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 52,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Hargreaves Lansdown
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £50000 - £77000 per annum + Car, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K base + 10K Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Pension, Dental, Bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + holidays, pension
Posted: 10 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £44000.00 - £61000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
PruHealth
Salary: Excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
PruHealth
Salary: Unspecified Excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus,pension,flex-time
Posted: 15 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago